Penn State, The Peaceful Hearts Foundation and the importance of community.
Like many Penn State alum, Larry Bernstein was horrified by the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal and wonders if rooting for his alma mater will ever be the same.
September brings my annual ritual of brushing up on the basest college football knowledge for use in conversation.
When it comes to abuse in sport, the culture of denial and silence is rooted in the reality that children’s sport replicates the professional game…where winning is the prime motivation.
In the wake of two suicides in the last three weeks at the University of Pennsylvania, college junior Jack Park reveals he, too, wanted to commit suicide, but says his failed attempt was part of a greater being’s plan for his life.
We’ve got a lot of work to do, so it’s time to stand up, wear denim with a purpose, and work together to end sexual violence.
Kenny Bodanis questions why Jerry Sandusky should be given a platform to tell “his side of the story?”
Of all the members of his close knit Ukrainian family, Jeff Swain most uncannily resembles his Uncle Albie, who was also a runner.
The state is suing in federal court for removal of the penalties imposed in response to the Sandusky abuses.
Governor Corbett believes the sanctions the N.C.A.A. handed down in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal were too harsh and missed the people they should be aiming for. He’s wrong.
Penn State brings together a community of experts and survivors to talk about prevention and recovery from sexual abuse.
Liam Day hopes the NCAA’s new regulations will help prioritize students’ futures over the wealth of the universities’ sports programs.
We must ask ourselves what is wrong with our culture when five 12 year-old boys are allowed to sustain serious head injuries during one Pop Warner football game.
Vaughan Granier on how to own the interview and get the job.
Here are some easy tips for living a more self-care oriented life.
…but full recovery is decades away.
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This conversation has gone viral. It’s the kind of response every person who’s scared to come out wishes for.
Healthy relationships can actually heal your heart.
Extreme weather seems here to stay—it’s getting worse and making our lives more difficult. Will we fight and defeat it, or accept it as the new normal?
Where is the home for the hearts of our nearly 1.5 million homeless young people?
Leo Babauta on consumerism — and how you really don’t need it to be happy.
Lisa Duggan says we should stop shaming our kids for their sexual urges and start acknowledging adolescent sexual desire and encouraging its healthy expression.
Yesterday was the International Transgender Day of Remembrance. If you missed it, you were likely not alone. Here is one man’s testimony why it was important and worth your attention.
You know those kids…the ones who swear in class or push other kids on the playground. Amy Murray is a teacher who wants to tell you—she knows them too.
Aaron W. Voyles looks at how even small childhood experiences influence masculinity.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
As technology moves at a pace we’ve never experienced before, it’s becoming much easier to understand the impulse to scorn progress.
Through the creative use of social media, Hadfield has made space exciting for a new generations of enthusiasts.
You might expect that Bruce Lee would tell us to take on adversity with sheer force, but this wisdom he learned from his mentor taught him a better way to be strong.
Men are falling behind very quickly, but it’s easy to miss the trend if we focus on long-term data and not recent students and graduates.